9 lingering questions on Jon Rahm’s move to LIV Golf are…..

9 lingering questions on Jon Rahm’s move to LIV Golf

Jon Rahm turned speculation into reality on Thursday, as the reigning Masters champ announced he was signing with LIV Golf. The tremors from the move could be felt for years to come, and possibly reignite tensions between the PGA Tour and the Saudi-backed circuit as the two sides navigate potential peace in golf’s civil war.

With so much to suss out, here are nine lingering questions regarding the Spanarid’s jump to LIV:

There’s no need to relitigate all of Rahm’s previous remarks regarding LIV Golf, because the message in all those comments was consistent: He had no interest, because he didn’t care about the money and didn’t like the format. So believing those words were true … what happened? Could it simply be about his bank account and reports of anywhere from $300 million to $600 million to sign with LIV? Was he angered by the framework agreement, thinking Saudi money would likely be in the game in one way or another? Or, as we reported earlier this week, is Rahm’s umbrage that strong regarding his perceived treatment by the PGA Tour and the golf establishment—chiefly, that he’s not treated like the star that he is—

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.